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The Barns Restaurant, Knebworth

Description: The Barns Restaurant

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 162094

OS Grid Reference: TL2287320903
OS Grid Coordinates: 522873, 220903
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8732, -0.2166

Location: Knebworth, Hertfordshire SG3 6PY

Locality: Knebworth
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG3 6PY

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Listing Text

Old Knebworth
(west side)

3/147 The Barns Restuarant


- II

Restuarant incorporating 2 timberframed barns of C17-18, moved in
1971-2 from Old Knebworth (not formerly listed). The barns are
set at right angles in a modern weatherboarded group with plain
tile roofs. The Manor Barn on the E side is the older one,
probably dating to the first half of the C17. 5 bays. Clasped
purlin roof. Straight wind braces. Slightly curved braces to
heavy tie beams. The Lodge Barn is later C17 or early C18.
Aisled construction. 6 bays. Gabled cart entrances on W side.
Queen strut roof. Aisle posts on tall modern brick piers.
Braced ties to side walls.

Listing NGR: TL2287320903

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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